Two Mitchell students placed in the writing competition held by the Food, Drug, and Device Law Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association. Nadja Baer, 2L, and Maya Missaghi, 3L, were honored at the section’s annual meeting on Thursday, May 22. Continue reading
When Mihajlo Babovic entered the Entertainment Law Initiative (ELI) Writing Competition last year, the second-year student at William Mitchell could only dream it would earn him a seat at the 2014 GRAMMY’s. Continue reading
The Tobacco Control Legal Consortium, housed in The Public Health Law Center at William Mitchell, became the first recipient of the 2014 Brian Early Mattone, Esq. Legal Counsel Smoke-free Support Award in April. Continue reading
Star Tribune’s Maura Lerner reports on students in Mitchell’s Indian Law Clinic serving as public defenders in tribal courts on the Bois Forte and Menominee reservations.
With a devotion to public service and immigrant rights, Robyn Meyer-Thompson ‘14 is the May recipient of the 2014 Student Award of Merit. Continue reading
William Mitchell’s hybrid enrollment option is a first-of-its-kind, innovative approach to legal education.
It’s a part-time enrollment option that combines the best of in-person teaching with the best of e-learning tools to offer students a new way to earn their J.D. degrees from an ABA-accredited law school.
Recently, Professor Greg Duhl, who is the Hybrid Program’s academic director, answered 12 common questions prospective students have about the exciting new enrollment option. Continue reading
William Mitchell College of Law has announced the members of the search committee and the consulting firm that will lead the search for the new president and dean of the college. This followed the announcement in April that Eric S. Janus will conclude his role as president and dean of the college in June 2015 to return to the Mitchell faculty. Continue reading
Mitchell law students have teamed up with the Saint Paul Federation of Teachers and the NAACP to provide curriculum on segregation to Saint Paul Public Schools and schools across the nation on Friday, May 16, ahead of the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education. Continue reading
William Mitchell’s “If Not for Mitchell” Campaign has reached another milestone. The largest fundraising effort in the history of the law school is 90 percent to its $25 million goal. Continue reading
Students from Minneapolis Public Schools will spend a half-day at William Mitchell College of Law on Friday, May 16, to learn about the federal court system from prominent members of the Twin Cities legal community. Continue reading
According to a recent survey of attorneys in Minnesota, William Mitchell College of Law students are the best prepared to practice law upon graduation. Continue reading
In an unusual case, Professor Bradford Colbert ’85 convinced a federal court to grant a writ of habeas corpus. Continue reading
For three years, high school students have been forgoing part of their summer vacations to participate in World Without Genocide’s Summer Institute. The students have studied the effects of bullying, human trafficking, and genocides from the past in order to learn skills designed to help them stand up against human rights violations in the future. Continue reading